- Our list of the best things to do in Willimantic, Connecticut, features the top 167 nearby activities — including 63 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Willimantic, CT has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 3 things to do within the city of Willimantic, CT , followed by 164 popular activities in nearby cities, including Hartford, South Windsor, Manchester, East Haddam, Norwich, Wethersfield, Mashantucket, Windsor, Glastonbury, Groton, East Hartford, Uncasville, Storrs, Colchester, Middletown, Waterford, New London, Putnam, Woodstock, Pomfret, Mansfield, Sturbridge, Niantic and Old Lyme
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Prospect Hill Historic District is a district that encompasses 40-blocks of residential neighborhoods. The district has a total of 993 contributing buildings.
The Windham Theatre Guild is a community theater group who have been staging productions since 1985. Performing at a nearby playhouse, they offer dinner and dessert shows, as well as regular performances for audiences of all ages.
Located on the site of the former Columbia Junction Freight Yard, the Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum showcases historical locomotives and railroad buildings. Visitors can take a guided tour through the museum and kids can operate an 1850's style pump-car.
98% 40 votes
228 Stafford Rd, Mansfield, CT MoreLess Info
The Mansfield Drive-In Theatre plays first-run movies on three different screens during the summer season. The location is also the home of Mansfield Market, the largest flea market in Eastern Connecticut.
97% 31 votes
2132 Hillside Road, Unit 3104, Storrs, CT 06269 MoreLess Info
Storrs, Connecticut is home to the Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts. Owned and operated by the University of Connecticut, the Jorgensen Center features diverse programming that includes student ensembles, world-class instrumentalists, rising opera stars and much more.
73% 11 votes
6 Bourn Place, U-5212, Storrs, CT 06269 MoreLess Info
The Ballard Institute and Museum of Photography features temporary exhibitions and a permanent library and archive. The institute also offers workshops for those who wish to learn about puppetry and toy theatre.
The Adventure Park at Storrs is an aerial adventure course. High above the ground, bridges of cable, wood, rope, and zip lines connect small platforms built around the trees. Adventure seekers climb along these aerial trails of varying difficulty.
Connecticut's Foxwoods Casino & Resort is an exciting place to see and be seen. Its state-of-the-art electronic gaming machines and elegant facilities are matched by sumptuous suites, beautiful guest rooms and personalized, attentive guest services.
Dodd Stadium is the home of the Connecticut Tigers, the Class-A Short Season affiliate of the American League's Detroit Tigers. Named after the former US Senator, this 6,270-seat venue is 401 feet deep from home plate to center field.